Yes it is, I had this combo for 2 years and it was excellent. The Blackbird however is a MC not a MM.
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Not to take away from Pops experience, but I had this match and did not like it. I replaced the BB with a Rega Exact 2 and the result was much better. I thought the BB was too harsh in the high end. The Exact 2 also presents a much fuller sound. I was using a Rega P25 TT which has no VTA so this may have been the issue. The BB has quite an angle on the cantilever.
Roy Gandy (creator of the RB300) sure doesn't have anything good to say about the Blackbird, but then again, Roy thinks VTA adjustment is a waste of time and that you should just let your stylus clean your records, and then clean your stylus.
So if you disagree with Roy, that may make you ... normal.
Perhaps you've already made a move, but I've been using the RB-300/BB combo for about three years with very good results. Great detail, deep bass and open, spacious sound. It's important to have a VTA adjuster. I also use a tubed phono stage, which I think may help balance the cartridge's strengths and weaknesses.